Distinguished Alumni Awards

The Indiana University Media School Distinguished Alumni Award honors former students who have become leaders in media after majoring in journalism, radio/TV, telecommunications, film and related fields through the school or its predecessors.

Those who took significant coursework in The Media School or its predecessors also are eligible, along with alumni who served prominent roles for IU student media.

Our 2018 recipients: 

The ceremony:

The celebration will begin at 6 p.m. Oct. 5 in Presidents Hall, Franklin Hall, IU Bloomington.

Reserve your seat by Sunday, Sept. 30, at myiu.org/daa. Tickets are $35 for IU Alumni Association members and $40 for nonmembers.

Looking for lodging?

We have secured discounted room blocks at two nearby hotels:

Biddle Hotel, Indiana Memorial Union

Rooms starting at $134.10
Call 800-209-8145
Block code: MEDIADAA18
Block release date: Sept. 4

Hilton Garden Inn
Rooms starting at $169
Reserve online
Block code: MSDAA
Block release date: Sept. 7


The nomination process for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards will open soon.


Previous recipients








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